A warm welcome to our new Director of Operations!

Posted on by Gavin Holley

We are delighted to be welcoming Jen Ellis as our new Director of Operations at the start of 2019.  This executive role is a new one, and will see Jen work alongside the Director of Finance and reporting to our Chief Executive – Luke Takeuchi.

Jen Is a Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute of Housing and has a breadth of experience whilst working for Rhondda Cynon Taf Council in various housing positions over the last 17 years. This has included managing the Council’s leasehold portfolio and right to buy service, commissioning new affordable housing, managing the Council’s housing enforcement and private sector grants services, leading on housing led regeneration projects throughout the borough, and providing the strategic direction and policy framework for all housing services in Rhondda Cynon Taf including housing allocations. All of which means she will bring a great deal of experience and knowledge to this new role and will provide clear strategic direction and effective leadership for all operational areas of RHA which will result in continued high quality services for our tenants

Our Chief Exec – Luke Takeuchi said: “I am delighted that Jen is joining our team and confident she will make a real difference to this association in the coming years. Jen has the leadership qualities I was looking for and a huge amount of housing experience working across varied teams. Jen has demonstrated her ability to work in partnership to deliver on a number of high profile projects in RCT and we are excited to have her as part of the RHA team.”

If you would like to get in touch or have any questions for our Executive Management team then please email: enquires@rhondda.org or telephone 01443 424200.

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